Prohibitionist


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Prohibitionist

A person who subscribes to the idea that the best way to reduce unwanted actions is to ban them. For example, a prohibitionist may believe that the best way to end smoking is to forbid the possession or sale of tobacco. The effectiveness of prohibitionism is highly controversial.
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This prohibitionist approach is advocated by groups such as the International Fund for Animal Welfare and the Humane Society of the United States.
In particular, will free-trade libertarian and progressive prohibitionist positions be also found?
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Rather than dodging this dilemma, we need to highlight it, pointing constantly to the baleful international consequences of the prohibitionist drug strategy and to the extremely difficult options it throws in the laps of American policymakers, who of course made the bad policies in the first place and are in a position to change them.
This could help Republicans in attempting to stanch the loss of voters to the Prohibitionists whose assault against liquor played upon "family values.
Prevention and treatment, by the way, is a lot more cost-effective than the prohibitionist approach.
The figures come from a 20-year study of EU drugs policies from the Netherlands Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport and are freely available - even to prohibitionist scaremongers.
The center's agenda essentially is prohibitionist -- to restrict, ban, or regulate various foods it believes Americans should not be permitted to taste.
They are laws built on prohibitionist law to facilitate the enforcement of the prohibitionist law.
A rational, scientifically grounded consideration of psychoactive substances, unclouded by the prohibitionist reflex will show marijuana to be a comparatively harmless addition to legal drugs.
Items on the shadow agenda are not acknowledged by advocates of prohibitionist policies and, indeed, Gordon is not certain that they operate at the conscious level.